Monthly Archives: August 2011

it’s all in the bag

As I mentioned, I am traveling to Europe and although I am not the best at packing light, I am making an effort to pack smarter. This time around I needed a makeup bag that would be compact enough for … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: hair and skincare travel must-haves

I’m going on vacation to Europe this week and I’m definitely not ready. I haven’t packed a thing yet but when I do start I will probably pack everything I own. I don’t pack light, and usually half of my … Continue reading

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va va vamp

The vampy look isn’t going anywhere soon and with fall just around the corner, deep sultry reds are slated to make a big statement. Think wine, burgundy and deep berries and plums. Not only is a bold vampy lip a … Continue reading

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lusting after: Cindy Sherman for M.A.C

To say the least Cindy Sherman is a photography legend and a social commentator who famously challenges the roles and representations of women in terms of appearance and identity in pop culture and society as a whole. After studying her … Continue reading

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inspiration: all that glitters

I don’t think I ever grew out of my pre-teen obsession with glitter but I like to think that my obsession has matured since then. It’s safe to say that it’s become a little more rock and roll and a … Continue reading

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lusting after: Lancome 29 St. Honoré Maison Lancome Blush

I’ve been trying to avoid the topic of fall. Although I love a bold lipstick, a tailored coat and a pair of ankle boots, I just don’t feel ready to give up on summer. Not the makeup, not the clothes … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: new additions

Lately I’ve been feeling like my beauty bag is screaming for some new additions. This week, I was craving more than a few new eye shadows to expand my collection. Since the Urban Decay Naked Palette is nowhere to be … Continue reading

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that morning glow

We’ve all had one of those mornings. We went out the night before only to wake up looking anything but refreshed. In fact just this past weekend, after celebrating a friend’s birthday, I woke up with lackluster and tired skin. … Continue reading

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